Dunure Building Plot

Castle Road, Dunure, Ayr, South Ayrshire, KA7 4LW

Offers Over £200,000

0.22 acres

  • A unique development opportunity for a contemporary build on a generous plot with superb sea views.
  • Dunure harbour 0.2 miles.
  • About 0.22 acres.
  • Planning Permission for open plan living accommodation with 4 Bedrooms plus Principal Bedroom Suite.
  • Detached Garage.
  • Commanding position with magnificent sea views to the Firth of Clyde.
  • Superb development opportunity.
  • Sought after position within walking distance of the harbour.
  • Water and electricity on site.

No 27-29 Castle Road is a superb building plot occupying a wonderful elevated position overlooking the ruins of Dunure Castle and the Firth of Clyde to Arran and the Mull of Kintyre.The plot is situated about 7 miles south of Ayr Town Centre and about 6 miles from Alloway, the birthplace of Robert Burns. The pretty coastal fishing village of Dunure is notable for the ruins of Dunure Castle and its picturesque sheltered harbour. The Anchorage Restaurant/Bar is also well known locally for providing good food and there is a popular coffee shop (The Harbourside Coffee & Kitchen) with primary schooling available at Fisherton (about 1 mile).The established market town of Ayr has a wide range of excellent services including cinema and shops, supermarkets, together with a range of dining experiences and sports facilities. Wellington School is the highly regarded private co-educational school in Ayr and there are several good state schools. Ayr offers a regular train service to Glasgow and beyond. Prestwick Airport is within 11 miles. Glasgow itself is easily accessible by rail and road.Ayrshire is renowned for its many golf courses including the world famous facilities at Turnberry (10 miles). Royal Troon and Prestwick, are also close by. The popular racecourse in Ayr holds the Scottish Grand National and there are yacht marinas at Troon, Ardrossan and Largs. In addition to golf and sailing, the Ayrshire coastline is renowned for its beautiful beaches and vistas. There is a fabulous scenic coastal walk from Dunure harbour to Culzean Castle which is part of the Ayrshire Coastal Path which stretches for some 91 miles, and runs along Ayrshire’s sandy beaches through rural countryside with superb vistas out to sea with the great Ailsa Craig and the attractive backdrop of the Isle of Arran seen across the Firth of Clyde. Culzean Castle and Country Park Estate also lies about 7 miles to the south with a variety of waymarked woodland paths and clifftop walks and the enchanting landscaped gardens of Culzean Castle to explore. The coastline offers many other outdoor recreational pastimes as does the extensive countryside of Ayrshire.Planning Permission was granted on 28th March 2023 with the proposed design being arranged over two floors and offers modern family living with all the principal rooms enjoying exquisite sea views over the Firth of Clyde. The contemporary house has been designed as energy efficient with the ground floor wholly submerged within the existing natural landform, the dwelling house will only appear as a two storey building when viewed directly from the front. It will appear as a single storey dwelling from all other angles. There is a generous drive and parking area with a detached garage positioned further towards the road to maintain a streetscape presence.Natural slate, natural stone walling and natural timber cladding has been proposed for the build and of the accommodation has been designed to take advantage of the stunning sea views.The ground floor of the proposed house has the bedroom and ancillary accommodation which lead on to a large terrace and the first floor contains the Master Bedroom suite and spacious Kitchen/Living/Dining Room with access to the covered balcony. Use of renewable energy for heating and hot water through solar photovoltaic panels and air source heat pump.ACCOMMODATION AS PROPOSED4 Bedrooms (1 en suite), Master Bedroom Suite, Open plan Kitchen/Living/Dining Room, Snug, Office, Gym, Sauna, Family Shower Room, Laundry, Utility Room, Plant Room, Cloakroom, w.c.PLANNING CONSENTPlanning Reference 23/00100/APP, decision granted 28th March 2023. A copy of the planning consent and plans are available on request from the Selling Agents.SERVICES, COUNCIL TAX AND ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE(S)Mains electricity on siteMains water on sitePermission granted to connect to mains sewerFLOOD RISKFlood maps of the area can be viewed at https://map.sepa.org.uk/floodmaps/FloodRisk/SearchDIRECTIONSFrom Ayr, head south onto Dunure Road and past Craig Tara Holiday Park. At Fisherton, turn right onto Station Road and drive past the harbour on to Castle Road. Nos 27-29 is on the left hand side.Dunure Plot, 27-29 Castle Road, Dunure, KA7 4LWWHAT3WORDSTo find this property location to within 3 metres, download and use What3Words and enter the following 3 words: https://w3w.co/deny.eyepieces.muteSOLICITORSDeans Solicitors, 3 St Patrick Street, Edinburgh EH8 9ESLOCAL AUTHORITYSouth Ayrshire Council, County Buildings, Wellington Square, Ayr, kA7 1DRVIEWINGSStrictly by appointment with the Selling Agents.